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ABC
Mar 1, 2011 5:30pm PST
florida is burning. >>> made in america. are you sure your home is filled with american goods? we show one family the truth and what a shock tonight. >>> and, surprising life. the unexpected story of america's pioneer pinup girl, jane russell, who died yesterday. >>> good evening. the last time it happened in america, it was 1963, and john kennedy was in the white house. we got answers to some direct questions about women in the united states. what are their paychecks, their opportunities and their obstacles? well, now, tonight, almost 50 years later, those questions have finally been asked and answered once again. a huge new report on american women, where gains have been made, where ground has been lost. and we have two correspondents on the case tonight, elizabeth vargas and jake tapper, who starts us off at the white house, where the study was released just today. jake? >> reporter: that's right, diane. good evening. the white house released today what it called the most comprehensive study by the government on women in almost 50 years. each day, 72 million women in the u.s. get up and
PBS
Mar 1, 2011 6:00pm PST
, the conditions are pretty terrible. the actual ordnance comes from various countries from russia, america, china, and a large number of mortar bombs made in britain. the british stuff, like the rest, is all very old. but if a bomb landed on it, there will be a major disaster. land mines would be planted here, but nobody knew where. everyone we spoke to was hoping for a no-fly zone by the western powers. >> wheat persuade you to let the people of europe and america listen to our requests. >> for now, there is no protection against the air force. just a few nervous volunteers. gos>> one with the libyans have been venting their feelings is through art. our correspondent has been home to a makeshift gallery to see some of the pictures on display. we are unable to bring you that at the moment, but we will give you the package a little bit later. the situation has been unfolding in terms of the international reaction. much has been said about whether the international community w z. >> of the threat of an attack from the above could be stopped if our air force jets were patrolling the libya opposed th
MSNBC
Mar 1, 2011 10:00pm EST
. this is the new republican plan to go after budgets in america. this is exactly what republican governors like walker have always dreamed of. they've been on a mission to privatize public education for years so they can make money. republicans can't stand the fact that public education isn't about the almighty dollar. the demonization of public education in america, can we come it a conclusion tonight that this really has to stop? because we have to take a closer look at what we're doing to the future of our country? and it's all starting with the work force, isn't it? the teachers. got to go after them. let me remind americans tonight that nobody goes into teaching to get rich. they do it because they love helping people. they love the reward of seeing kids reach their potential. it takes a special person to be a teacher. but governors like walker want teachers to bear the burden of shared sacrifice. walker refused. he refused to raise taxes on the rich. but he wants to stick it to the teachers who average, don't let me knock you off the couch tonight, folks, a whopping $51,000 a year. it's n
SFGTV
Mar 2, 2011 3:08pm PST
, and i have to tell you, it is going to be an amazing spot to watch anything related to the america's cup, so i think they will do very well. but if you get a chance to get in and see it, it is worth seeing. wonderful. very proud, and congratulations to them from all of us. later this week on thursday is the annual fishermans wharf merchants association dinner and silent auction. this is 8 already, so this is their eighth anniversary. this year, the restaurant out at the end of pier 39. it will begin at 7:00 p.m. as i said, thursday, february 10. the merchants association is honoring the family for their contributions to the rich history of fisherman's wharf. as you may recall, mr. simmons was very connected with pier 39 and very much involved in the development of pier 39, and his family currently owns and operates the restaurants, so it is a big loss to see him pass away. we look forward to remembering him. finally, a former port staffer, nick larocca passed away. he was only 64. as you may recall, it was not that long ago that he retired from the port. barely over two years. he has unf
ABC
Mar 2, 2011 5:00pm EST
, saying god hates america. tonight, a reaction from the member of the church. >> soldiers are tieing for the sins of the nation. you have to put away your sins and mourn for your since. shutting us up wouldn't change that. >> now, they're going to quadruple the next military protest. you've sounded off all day long. here's what some are saying. the decision sungs -- sucks, dan says. >> melissa writes, i agree with freedom of speech, but there should be sensitivity and common sense. debbie says, this is the worst that can be done to anyone who has died. you can leave your comments with us/facebook. coming up tonight, reaction from snider's father. >>> all right, thank you, jamie. forget about using a helmet. today, kids with concussions could get pulled from sports. there's a proposal showing how head injuries are handled and requires kids with symptoms to be cleared. now, all you have to do is go to abc2news.com/concussion. we have a lot of information for you. we have a special page on the issue. >>> new tonight, the internet and billboard campaign to catch the east coast rapist is
PBS
Mar 1, 2011 5:30pm PST
this a humanitarian crisis. welcome to "bbc world news," broadcast on pbs in america and elsewhere around the world. my name is mike embley. another day of rage in yemen, but the president tells the u.s. to stop interfering. and he is known for shaquita andino -- shocking o on the catwalk, but dior has fired john galliano. hello again. in libya, colonel gaddafi is making efforts to shore up areas around capital of tripoli. u.s. secretary of state hillary clinton is warning that the country could go into a protracted civil war. jeremy bowen says that gaddafi says there are no demonstrations against him, and jeremy has a different account of how peaceful the city is. >> colonel gaddafi supporters were in the town to wave off the convoy. they say his authority will be restored. >> forever. forever. >> the regime's power is concentrated in the capital. colonel gaddafi has genuine support here, but there are protesters in tripoli, too. this is the center of the city, and green square. authorities say the foreign media has not been showing signs like these because they are wrongly portrayed in libya as c
FOX News
Mar 2, 2011 2:00am EST
of the republic of america. it is different. it is unique. it is a country that is different from the rest of the world. freedom and it will be we do respect. we also respect the rules of the game, most americans just want something that is fair and honest. that is why we've worked it out. we duked it out oh the battlefield of ideas as george washington said, then we went to the voting booth. we have no problem losing as long as it's fair and honest. we learned last election from our president, in his words, elections have consequences. but unfortunately now just like our financial industry we are teaching our children yet again to run away from the consequences of an election or your own actions, we have to stop teaching that because that is not what americans do. wneits a lot of hard working union members do either. tonight i want to talk to you about where we're headed and who we are and the choices we have to make. i want to talk regular hard working americans, union or not, it doesn't matter because i don't think we're that different. i want to talk to the people everyday they go to w
FOX News
Mar 2, 2011 5:00pm EST
♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ >> glenn: hello, america. i have been talking about the perfect storm for several years now. perfect storm is all of the forces in the world that want to take america down and capitalism and the western way of life. extremists, communists, iran, all of them. the border, the debt, for lack of trust, energy, war, terror, political correctness, islamic extremism. financial problems. the enemies within, which i just added last week, and now i'm going to add another one. all of these things are happening. and we can deal with maybe a combination of a couple of them but they are all happening at once. that is going to pose the biggest threat to the united states, the one we have ever faced. even civil war i don't think was as tough as this one is. then you have gas prices and food prices skyrocketing. a global recession. these things happening altogether. it's just not good. i want to show you something that i saw very few outlets mention this yesterday. news outlets except for fox talked about it. and it was a lead, it was broken i think by the "washington times." maybe you caugh
PBS
Mar 2, 2011 12:30am PST
. the actual order and its comes from various countries. from russia, america, china, and there is a large number of bombs made in britain. the purchase stuff is all very old. if a bomb landed on it, it would be a major disaster. what'd the rebels volunteered to drive us a around. nine bombs have been planted here, but no one knew where. everyone was hoping for a no-fly zone by the western powers. >> please. >> for now, there is no protection year against the air force. just a few nervous volunteers. >> with the air force one of the few remaining assets, the no-fly zone is something the international community has been discussing. it is an option that has mixed reaction. the united states is moving its military might in the area closer to libya. >> the threats of an attack from above could be stopped if american air force jets were patrolling lydia's skies. -- lydia's skies pretty hillary clinton told american politicians that libya could end up in democracy or in the chaos of the protracted civil war. >> one of those actions under review is a no-fly zone. there are arguments that favor it
ABC
Mar 2, 2011 6:30pm EST
at an airport in germany. >>> and, made in america. the family who said we could take away everything in their house made overseas, stunned by the truth. tonight, we show them how it looks when we buy only from workers here at home. >>> good evening. they are our parents, our neighbors and we learned today that by the millions they are vulnerable to a kind of invisible elder abuse. it was all brought home by the original all-american kid in the old time movies, mickey rooney who is now 90 years old. he silenced the room on capitol hill of his story of financial abuse, bullying and shake. adding, if it can happen to him, it can happen to anyone. and abc's claire shipman watched it all today. >> reporter: diane, it is estimated that as many as 3.5 million americans are victims of elder abuse. it does have a broad definition. it can be physical abuse, neglect, sheer theft, which is what mickey rooney talked about in his wrenching testimony, where he said all of them can cause devastating psychological consequences. he plays to the crowd wherever he goes. ♪ it's a lovely morning >> repo
SFGTV2
Mar 1, 2011 6:30pm PST
between china and the united states of america has achieved new progress. people to people contacts and exchanges between our two countries grow rapidly. last year, 3 million visited each other. 1 million from china, 2 million from the united states of america. we see our mutual friendship enhanced, our cooperation consolidated and expanded. especially, our bilateral trade reached a new record of $385.3 billion. 29.3% more than the previous year. that is 150 times more than 32 years ago, when china and america established diplomatic relations. and the state of california maintains its leading position in exports to china. in the fourth quarter of last year, california exported x 0.8 billion u.s. dollars to china, which is 28% more than the same period of last year. 35% is from the bay area. the year 2010 is also a very remarkable in the relationship between china and san francisco. last year, shanghai and san francisco celebrated the city's anniversary of the sister city relationship. three mayors of this city led a large delegation to shanghai and inaugurated the grand opening of t
CSPAN
Mar 2, 2011 9:19am EST
in missouri, we really appreciate you really being one-person voice of america at a time when we really need it. so thank you. i wanted to submit two questions to you in writing. one, about our continued work. we had an oversight subcommittee last year. we heard from stewart bowen and we would like to get an update on the transition efforts in terms of reconstruction, how that process is going and also would like to get a written question in to you about the ongoing engagement with bosnia for constitutional reforms and the need for u.s. engagement with the e.u. but i'd like to focus my question really about the voices of democracy that are really rising across the middle east, north africa and elsewhere and the need to reevaluate our public diplomacy tools. certainly, looking beyond our traditional state to state, diplomatic efforts but about citizen to citizen diplomacy, the cost-effectiveness of that. i was especially reminded of that this past week. i had a bipartisan town hall meeting with congresswoman emerson and a student came up to me who studied in cairo the previous year, was conti
NBC
Mar 1, 2011 11:00pm EST
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WHUT
Mar 1, 2011 7:00pm EST
documentary, all of this was avoidable? >> well, it is horrible, of course. america went through 40 years without any financial crisis when regulation was much tighter, and banking was not quite so exciting. you know, banking has got an exciting in a very dangerous way, and we have to return to a much more regulated financial sector. i hope that the american people will become upset enough and angry enough and informed enough and activist enough to do something about this. tavis: you mentioned president bush in your indictment of what went wrong. this is not a republican problem. there is blame for the clinton administration, blamed for the obama administration. talk about the bipartisan nature of this crisis. >> it is a fairly bipartisan problem at this point. many of us, including myself, were deeply disappointed with president obama's behavior. he said things during his campaign that led us to believe he would take action about this, and when people voted for him and contributed to his campaign, i think many thought these issues would be addressed, and it has been a huge disappointment
CSPAN
Mar 2, 2011 5:00pm EST
, education programs, community economic development programs for people across america who need them. and that's why we have decided today, as a caucus, to come here and voice our support and to give encouragement to the workers and to your legislators who have had to leave wisconsin to prevent these devastating cuts to -- that will further damage the health, and i'm sure your state is no different from other states, where the poor people of color, women, are not getting the kind of health care that they need. what we need is to make sure that the benefits that we passed last year in the patient protection and affordable care act are implemented in wisconsin and everywhere and what your governor is doing is going backwards instead of forwards. ms. moore: backwards instead of forwards. $900 billion from our school system. $250 million in state aid for the university of wisconsin system is. $71.6 million if the technical college system. low income children and families requiring women who receive temporary assistance to pay, they are cutting them by $20 a month. 3% of the tanif checks.
CBS
Mar 1, 2011 5:00pm PST
of the problems with the rails and they work tirelessly to keep the trains running. >>> bank of america called them intermittent service disruptions. but for online banking customers a computer gift today created a big headache -- a computer glitch today created a big headache. mike sugerman reports. >> reporter: halleluia, the website is back up and running within the last couple of minutes. bank of america's online banking site is running. for the better part two of days it wasn't. i didn't get any confirmation from bank of america but i'm a customer and i can get online now like millions of others can in california. you know, you really don't understand how much you use this thing and how much you depend on it until it goes down. ♪ [ music ] >> reporter: using the bank used to be hard. >> the bank offers us many services... and like mr. frank adams, most of us use the bank. >> reporter: mr. frank adams didn't have online banking then. nor would he have had it today. >> online banking right now currently down. they are experiencing some technical difficulties with the service. it should be
NBC
Mar 1, 2011 5:30pm PST
. >>> america at the crossroads, what skills are folks going to need in this economy, and how to get them. tom brokaw with tonight's report. >>> "making a difference" for young superheroes. using the power of fun to help build strong minds. "nightly news" begins now. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> good evening. the white house reported some new numbers today about women in this country. and while in many ways women continue to pass men by, an old problem is just as bad, just as serious, and it continues to hold women back economically. while female students were something of a novelty at some colleges and universities just two, three generations ago, they're now the majority on campus. but then comes the problem, the pay gap in the workplace, and that hasn't changed. it's where we begin tonight with nbc news white house correspondent savannah guthrie. savannah, good evening. >> reporter: good evening, brian. aides say this white house report compiles a mountain of federal data to provide a snapshot of where women are in 2011. the kind of project a white house hasn't undertak
MSNBC
Mar 2, 2011 12:00am EST
. but with just about every republican in every corner of america saying that evil obamacare is worse than doing nothing. president obama has just responded to those allegations in effect by saying, oh, yeah? oh, yeah? we are still waiting on the republican come back to that. a fight being widely misreported in the beltway media. ezra klein joins us next. plus, get the best deal or we'll pay you $1,000. call lending tree at... today. and here's what we did today in homes all across america: we created the electricity that powered the alarm clocks and brewed the coffee. we heated the bathwater and gave kelly a cleaner ride to school. cooked the cube steaks and steamed the veggies. entertained dad, and mom, and a neighbor or two. kept watch on the house when they slept. and tomorrow we could do even more. we're cleaner, domestic, abundant and ready now. we're america's natural gas. the smarter power today. learn more at anga.us. >>> the single most republican place in the country, the single reddest state there is in this country has produced one of the most interesting political fights that there
SFGTV2
Mar 2, 2011 10:08am PST
new book, "the ugly side of beautiful: rethinking race in prisons in america" will be published later this year. the start of the off-broadway hip-hop theater production, he has lectured and performed at over 100 colleges and correctional facilities in the united states, africa, asia, latin america, and europe. he has released two albums to critical acclaim, taught at brooklyn college, new york university, the new school in columbia university, and is now touring lyrics for lockdown. one of those is sponsored by the naacp. i learned that he is beginning rehearsals for the remakes of "the wiz." let's welcome him. [applause] our moderator for this afternoon, world renowned anti- racist, multicultural educator. [applause] yes. as many of you in the audience know, she is an accomplished front line teacher. a teacher, educators, researchers, writers, consultant, speaker. she is like a mother, auntie, big sister, all in one, for me. she has taught in canada, the caribbean, and the u.s. and has been involved in the development of teachers for two decades. she consults on anti-racist inclusio
ABC
Mar 1, 2011 11:00pm EST
-care professionals on the safety and benefits of our medicine. this woman is with pharmaceutical research of america. >> it is helpful to learn firsthand from someone who is viewed as a leading researcher who happens to also be a practicing physician. >> but all this money can pressure some doctors to promote more costly medications that benefit drug companies. >> patients cannot be assured the prescription written for them is the most effective that is a really big problem. >> what we have is 80% at every prescription written for generic medication. >> in 2013 all drug companies will work -- will be required to report this information. we reached out to several local doctors near the top of this list and none of them would talk with us on camera. if you would like to see if your doctor is on this list go to tbd.com. >>> now to the latest in a crisis in libya. the senate approved a resolution calling for the resignation of muammar gaddafi. senators unanimously passed the measure that also called on the un security council to impose a no-fly zone over libya. robert gates says any military action in l
ABC
Mar 2, 2011 7:00am EST
>>> good morning, america. i'm robin roberts. >> and i'm george stephanopoulos. it's wednesday, march 2nd. and there's more news overnight from charlie sheen. his kids taken away from his home last night, after his soon-to-be ex-wife gets a restraining order against him. we have his response this morning. >>> as colonel gadhafi appears again this morning, the turmoil in libya causes the american economy to slide. as oil prices spike, sending stocks plummeting and gas prices soaring. what it means for your wallet. >>> mistreating mickey rooney. the shocking abuse he said he suffered from his own family member. his public plea today. >>> designer disgrace. the swift fall of one of the most famous and controversial designers, now booted from christian dior, after a drunken rant, praising hitler, all caught on tape. >>> hello, everyone. let's get right to it. a dramatic night at charlie sheen's house. conflicting reports about his custody battle. he has two girls with denise richards. and twin boys with brooke mueller. >> abc news confirms that his twin boys were taken from sheen's
PBS
Mar 2, 2011 5:30pm EST
trapped at the border. welcome to "bbc world news," broadcast our viewers on pbs in america. also around the globe tiered in pakistan, the only christian government minister is shot dead, a killing he predicted just a few weeks ago. >> i was told that i would be assassinated. >> the gunman kills two u.s. airmen on a bus in frankfurt. hello. it was the day that gaddafi loyalists seemed to be fighting back against the libyan uprisings in earnest, but now, the libyan leader's opponents look to be back in control. they bit off an attack by the libyan army unit with vastly superior weaponry, but at one point, they did have the upper hand. medics say at least 14 people died in the fighting. "bbc world news" editor reports from nearby. >> news on the attack reached us in the early morning. defenders started preparing for the possibility that colonel gaddafi's forces would roll straight on and try to capture this place. they were excited and nervous. defenders here have a few ancient russian tanks which they rolled out. older and less effective than the tanks the gaddafi forces are apparently us
CBS
Mar 2, 2011 6:30pm EST
coverage tonight. ♪ god hates america >> reporter: the message from the westboro baptist church is hateful. "thank god for dead soldiers." "god hates fags." church members believe god is killing all american soldiers because the country tolerates homosexuals. >> we are trying to warn you to flee the wrath of god, flee eternal destruction. >> reporter: but no one paid much attention until the church started taking its message to soldiers' funerals. mathieu schneider died in iraq. his father told cbs news last fall that the protests at matthew's funeral stole his last moments with his son. he sued the church for emotional distress and got a $5 million judgment. >> somebody said to me, you know, "$5 million. i bet you-- i bet you'd give it up to have matt back." i would give it up just to say good-bye. >> reporter: but the supreme court said in an 8-1 decision that the church doesn't owe snyder a dime. chief justice john roberts said the first amendment protects even hurtful speech to ensure that we do not stifle public debate. now, just alito dissented. he said the protests don't
FOX News
Mar 2, 2011 9:00am EST
inflation, right here in america, you can feel it, you can see it, that may well result in a slowing of the economy, but it's a direct result of what's been happening in the middle east. bill: just underline the point, when you're trying to get a recovery and solidify it, this is not what you want. stu, thank you. arthel: in spite of that news the top money man in the country, federal reserve chairman ben bernanke, is saying that rising gas prices are not yet posing a threat to the u.s.: >> the increases that we've seen so far will obviously be a problem for a lot of people. -- while obviously a problem for some people do not yet pose a risk to the recovery or the maintenance of overall stable inflation. arthel: and we are minutes from the opening bell on wall street. stocks are heading for a gain today, and futures are up. bill: also, new amateur videotape into "america's newsroom" out of libya's capitol city of tripoli, protestors celebrate whag they thought was gadhafi's flight from the city. there were reports that hundreds of protestors set cars and buildings on fire in late feb
CNN
Mar 2, 2011 12:00am EST
of the old guard, we're going to do thing our way now? if that is the case, is this good for america and the west? >> well, to your question about whether it's anti-american or whether it's the people here themselves, it is the people in this region themselves. it's the young people. nowhere do we hear anything about the foreign policy, about the traditional angst that this region has, for instance, over palestinians and israelis and blaming the u.s. policy for all of this. nowhere is it about u.s. foreign policy. it is all about their desires. in fact, they say even in benghazi, which is held by the opposition, we do not want any foreign intervention. this is our movement. this is our moment. and they're very, very clear about that. >> as always, a brilliant insight into what's going on. thank you very much. >> thank you, piers. >>> coming up, is hollywood's top dog, harvey weinstein, his reaction to his win and charlie sheen's meltdown. yellowbook has always been good for business. but these days you need more than the book. you need website development, 1-on-1 marketing advice, se
FOX
Mar 2, 2011 5:00am EST
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ABC
Mar 2, 2011 2:35am EST
america to find dogs new homes. >> they're always shivering. they need a little coat. the west coast has a surplus of the little dogs that have become very popular there, thanks to the chihuahua-toting celebrities like paris hilton. it's paris hilton's fault. new yorkers are snatching them up because they fit into these small new york apartments. i'm a sucker for any dog that needs help or a home -- >> so is my wife. they need some fur. >> they need a warm, fuzzy coat. especially in new york. you might want to keep them in your bag. you're not going to scoop one of those up? >> we'll hold off for now. >>> we'll be right back, everyone. [ male announcer ] this is the way most people choose a toothbrush. with so many it's hard to see the difference. but this is the way his dentist chooses. fact is, more dentists use an oral-b toothbrush than any other brush. trust the brush more dentists and hygienists use...oral-b. sleep is here, on the wings of lunesta. and if you wake up often in the middle of the night... rest is here, on the wings of lunesta. lunesta helps you fall asleep and stay asl
CSPAN
Mar 2, 2011 1:45am EST
. madam speaker, people across america and especially in ohio have spoken very clearly that washington needs to cut spending. nobody said these cuts would be easy but they're absolutely essential to help put our country back on a fiscally sustainable path that will create jobs an strengthen our economy for future yen rations. with the leadership of chairman rogers, this house has already passed a c.r. to help protect national defense but in addition to that, they made more than $100 billion in cuts. when we pass the short-term c.r., we'll pass another $4 billion in cuts. it's time for the nat to do their job and pass the c.r. and i urge my colleague to join me in supporting this short-term c.r., ensure we are listening to the american people by passing a c.r. that includes substantial cuts and will put us on a fiscally sustainable path forward. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of miz time -- his time. the gentleman from washington. mr. dicks: i yield one minute -- i yield one minute to the distinguished democratic leader and former speaker, nancy pelosi.
SFGTV2
Mar 1, 2011 7:30pm PST
trail blazer making sure that he broke down barriers in corporate america. through his leadership in der -- xerox it led to the hireb of literally thousands of women and people of color. bernard is also highly sought after as an international business consultant and has counseled governments all cross the world from south africa, germany, england, france in economic development and he's also a celebrity in his own right. he's got numerous radio and television programs including the macneil-lehrer rorkts the "nbc nightly news," cnn and national public radio. he's lace family fan. -- also a family man. married to his wife shirley for 44 years, they are one of the most admired and respected couples in l.a. and the proud parents of their son khalil. their partnership represents and alliance based on love, respect, family and friends. and they're also very generous with their success. over the past 20 years they've donate. ed and raised millions of dollars for scholarships for college-bound students, particularly african-american students and students going to their favorite institution, flor
NBC
Mar 2, 2011 5:00am EST
it in the bud. america's most advanced fiber optic network with america's most loved mobile device? wouldn't that be something? control your tv, manage your dvr remotely and with a flick of a finger, send pictures straight to your flatscreen with the fios app for iphone. to get more from your iphone, wherever you are, you need verizon fios. a network ahead. call the verizon center for customers with disabilities at 800-974-6006 tty/v. >> welcome back. good morning, everyone. it will be a nice day today. a chilly start for us. we will jump into the 50's this afternoon. 32 in frederick. 34 in rock hall. a mixture of sunshine and a few clouds. mostly sunny. a high temperature expected near 56. we'll come back and check the forecast for the upcoming weekend. >> thank you. the trough of the woman who allegedly burned her own face with acid has been delayed -- the trial of the woman has been delayed. the judge wants more time to review the situation. she admitted the burns were self inflicted. she faces three counts of theft. she pleaded not guilty. her new trial date is may 16. a brush fire con
CSPAN
Mar 2, 2011 1:00pm EST
. you have consistently posed the question that all of america needs an answer to, is this in fact a tax increase? well, according to the joint committee on taxation, this is in fact a net tax cut. of over $20 billion over the next 10 years. and it will reduce the deficit by $166 million over the same period of time. also keep in mind that these cost savings come from the government recouping mune -- he is hard of hearing, the answer is no, i will not yield. from the government recouping the money that recipients should not have gotten in the first place. that is not a tax increase. let me say it one more time, that's not a tax increase. we are looking for the way to actually get rid of this problem, there's a simple way. let's repeal the entire health care law. the problem that we see today comes in the package of the health care law itself. so consistent with reality is the fact that the democrats have put us in this position. so we are working in a bipartisan fashion through the 1099 repeal to eliminate this problem. finally, we should all bear in mind that while this resolution is a
CNN
Mar 2, 2011 3:00pm EST
of people will be killed if america or the atlantic pact intervene in our country. >> want to get you a couple of quick words on other folks getting involved here. two u.s. warships in the suez canal, thousands of marines are on board. there are still no suggestions right now of those marines going on shore in libya. we are told the ships are carrying humanitarian equipment for libyan relief and evacuation efforts. however, we are still hearing calls for a no fly zone. in other words, allied aircraft patrolling libyan air space, skies, to keep gadhafi's air force grounded. listen to this. >> i believe the global community cannot be on the sidelines while airplanes are allowed to bomb and strafe. a no fly zone is not a long-term proposition, assuming the outcome is what all desire, and i believe we ought to be ready to implement it as necessary. p. >> also, we're hearing from secretary of of state hillary clinton saying libya's opposition is keen to be seen as taking on gadhafi on their own. >>> coming up next -- mike huckabee now says he misspoke when he talked about president obama g
ABC
Mar 2, 2011 11:00am PST
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SFGTV2
Mar 2, 2011 3:30am PST
as they apply to the pacific ocean and north america. his specific work concerns impacts of climate changes on water resources and other sectors in west europe north america and he also worked on large scale exchange of heat and water between the ocean and the atmosphere. dan is also a director of the california climate change center a center that works to improve and forecast for decision makers in the california region and i'm sure it's information we can take throughout the united states. dan recieved a bachelor of science in meterologist and oceanographer and received in 1971 from university that makes us about the same age dan, but i'm just a broken down lawyer and economists. he received a, ph.d., in ee in san diego. his speech today will focus on climate change and it's challenge to our water supply. please welcome doctor dan cohan. >> thank you susan, well, it's a privilege to be here. i'm really impressed with the gathering that you've all assembled here in and the quality of the discussion. so i know that i don't want to wear out my welcome so i'll try to get through this sort of
NBC
Mar 1, 2011 11:00pm EST
at the playboy mansion. ♪ [ male announcer ] america's beverage companies are working together to put more information right up front. adding new calorie labels to every single can, bottle and pack they produce. so you can make the choice that's right for you. ♪ it's easy to spot a capital one bank. ♪ ♪ ♪ the most branches and atms in the dc area. one near you. [ all ] what's in your wallet? >>> a spokesperson for mike huckabee says the former arkansas governor misspoke when talking about president obama on the radio. >>> his perspective as growing up in kenya with a father and grandfather, their view of the revolution in kenya is very different than hours. he probably grew up hearing that the british were a bunch of imperialists ha persecuted his grandfather. >>> president obama grew up in hawaii and he didn't visit kenya until he was in his 20s. he barely knew his kenyan father. huckabee has previously criticized those who say president obama is kenyan and not eligible to be president 37. >>> firefighters in prince george's county had battled two three-alarm fires in a matter of
ABC
Mar 2, 2011 5:00am EST
. >>> eleven minutes after five. forbes.com out with the list of what they call america's most toxic cities. topping the list, our neighbors, philidelphia. the magazine says the city of brotherly love has poor water quality and a lot of sites that contain hazarous materials. here we go, bakersfield, california, fresno, new york, and baton rouge louisiana. >>> now, maryland's most powerful doppler radar and the forecast certified most accurate by weatherate. >>> 5:12. good morning. and we are looking at the second day of march. i was looking over some statistics on this date two years ago. we had a 4 to 6 inch snowfall. we could all dream. today is a different story. we are quiet with a little breeze and clear skies this morning. east op, you are not report ding-- easton, you are there but not reporting a temperature. the hour by hour forecast takes us into the 50s by lunchtime. a few clouds but a cold frontapproaching. we will push 58 as the two degree guarantee and drop to the colder side of normal tomorrow. now kim. >> reporter: you will find all lanes open on the 95. no problems between
CNN
Mar 1, 2011 7:00pm EST
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CNN
Mar 2, 2011 4:00am EST
or visit tempurpedic.com/cloud. tempur-pedic. the most highly recommended bed in america. >>> welcome back. you're watching "world business today" live on cnn. >>> the fashion house dior is moving to sack its chief designer john galliano after new footage of him using anti-semetic language appeared on line on tuesday. the chairman said we unequivo l unequivocally condemn the statements made by galliano that is not the values of christian dior. he's been the chief desyner since 1996. dior might consider pulling out of paris fashion week. >> a significant business is involve in holding that show. a lot of investment, a lot of jobs are at stake and so forth. galliano's statements are inexcusable. but it's still a business. by cancelling the show, i'm not quite sure what would be gain in that apart from in a sense almost trying to hide -- saying they have something to hide, which dior itself doesn't really do. they're relatively if not completely blameless in this apart from perhaps not acting quickly enough originally. >>> well, oscar-winning actress natalie portman is one of the faces of th
MSNBC
Mar 2, 2011 9:00am EST
brought to you by your natural gas producers across america. seriously. at what point do we take control of our own destiny instead of worrying about moammar gadhafi. i got to tell it you, those fashion outfits are bitching. i need those headdresses. >> i'm going to have fortytude and like it. >> stick around for "the daily rundown" with chuck and savannah. >>> moammar gadhafi now a powerful offensive. the rebels consider asking for outside help but would the u.s. answer the call? as american warships head to the region just what is the u.s. military willing to offer? >>> oil futures rise above $100 a barrel a day after the dow slumped 1.5%. we'll check where the market is headed before the opening bell today. >>> and flip-flop already? or just a communications mix-up. we'll get to the bottom of newt announcing for president thursday debacle. chuck has the back story. good morning. wednesday, march 2nd, 2011. i'm savannah guthrie. >> i'm chuck todd. amazing what making sure you have two sources do and can keep you out of trouble. we'll get more into that. all of that plus does michael hu
WETA
Mar 1, 2011 10:30pm EST
about higher education in america. he and his investors have turned around a half a dozen colleges that now enroll close to 40,000 students. there are people who would say, look, this guy, michael clifford, he never went to college, he was a musician, he sort of drifted around, he had a born-again experience. do you have the credibility, do you have the bona fides to be determining the future of colleges around the country? >> no, i don't, but i'm doing it, and i think that's the great thing. only in america. i mean, my new book is called "how to run a college by a guy that never went to one." >> smith: and clifford doesn't act alone. he attracts some of america's biggest investors, like former g.e. chairman jack welch. according to the wall street journal, welch invested $2 million in one of clifford's schools. >> i invest in bonds and other things. invest in all these widgets i invest in, private equity. or invest in a school. hi, i'm jack welch. it's education for profit. i like this investment more than any one i got. >> ( laughs ).=miu/b >> smith: traditional colleges raise c
CBS
Mar 2, 2011 4:00pm EST
, among others. >> god hates america >> i'm sorry that they raised their son for the devil and hell. >> reporter: so appalled was he that he filed suit in federal court against the church group. >> they don't have a right to terrorize families and single families out. and that's what they do. a federal jury in maryland -- [ no audio ] >> reporter: the only dicenting opinion in this-- dissenting case was from supreme court justice samuel alito who says he does not think the country's commitment to free speech should in any way, tolerate the vicious verbal assault, like in this case. we'll have an update for you at 5:00. back to you. >> it is an emotional decision, at wjz, getting a lot of reaction from our viewers. our complete coverage continues at wjz.com with adam may. >> reporter: adam, pretty fair to say that the beliefs of the westborough baptist church are not popular with our viewers. and some of our viewers are not happy at all with the court's decision. richard says, freedom of speech was supposed to be so that you could speak without fearing repercussions, not for taunting
ABC
Mar 2, 2011 12:00pm EST
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